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Canceled Silk Road Dance Company

Garrett College

Founded in 1995 by Artistic Director Dr. Laurel Victoria Gray – World Dance professor at George Washington University – the award-winning, critically acclaimed Silk Road Dance Company (SRDC) presents an extensive repertoire of more than 200 dances from Central Asia, Iran, the Middle East, South Asia, the Caucasus. and beyond. Silk Road Dance Company has […]


Ellis Dyson & The Shambles

Garrett Lakes Art Festival

“ FOOT STOMPIN’ PARTY MUSIC OF A BYGONE ERA!” Ellis Dyson & The Shambles expertly blends old-time influences ranging from early New Orleans Jazz to Piedmont Murder Ballads. The result: Foot-Stompin’ and eccentric original songs that bring party music of departed eras to young and old crowds. The Shambles have made waves with their theatrical […]


National Players Fences

Garrett College

Troy Maxson was a star in the Negro Baseball League, but he was past his prime by the time Jackie Robinson broke the color line in 1947. Now in 1950s Pittsburgh, Troy hauls garbage to provide for his family. When his son Cory wants to play football, Troy worries the same barriers he faces will […]

River City Brass Holiday Concert

Garrett College

Under the baton of conductor Robert Bernat, the River City Brass took to the Carnegie Music Hall stage for its inaugural concert on November 21, 1981. It was an evening of musical excellence and determination – determination to bring about the revival of the grassroots tradition of the American brass band. At one point, there […]